The Bahá’í World
Volume 1 : 1925-1926
CONTENTS
Part One Page
“0 Army of Life!” 12
A Statement of the Purpose and Principles of the Bahá’í Faith 13
Outline of Bahá’í History 15
The Passing of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá 19
Part Two
Extracts from Bahá’í Sacred Writings 35
A Statement on Present-day Administration of the Bahá’í Cause 45
Bahá’í Calendar and Festivals 56
The Mashriqu’l-Adhkár 59
Brief History of the Mashriqu’l-Adhkár in America 64
Extracts from Mashriqu’l-Adhkár Report 71
The Mashriqu’l-Adhkár of ‘Ishqábád 79
Impressions of Haifa 81
Kunjangun 84
Old and New Paths at Green Acre 87
World Unity Conference 95
Part Three
National Spiritual Assemblies 101
Leading Local Bahá’í Centers 101
Bahá’í Periodicals 103
Bibliography 105
References to the Bahá’í Movement 115
European and American Cities Visited by ‘Abdu’l-Bahá 130
Transliteration of Oriental Terms Frequently Used in Bahá’í Literature 131
Dr. J. E. Esslemont 133
Part Four
The Relation of the Bahá’í Cause to Modern Progressive Movements 139
The Unity of Civilization 141
Equality of Men and Women 147
Esperanto and the Bahá’í Teachings 153
Unity of Religions 157
Science and Religion 160
Universal Education 163
Racial Amity 165
The Economic Teaching of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá 170
World Peace 173
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